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New A.T.C. tower for Bankstown



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NEW A. T. C. TOWER F"^R BANKSTOVVN

Statement by the Minister f)r Civil Aviation, The Hon. R. 4J. C. Swartz

Bankstown Airport is to have a new 60ft. high air

traffic control tower..

The Minister for Civil Aviation, 'Mr. R.W. Swartz,

announced this today.

The new tower, a new power house and a new power

generator, would cost about $250,060, he added.

Mr. Swartz said the new tower would be sited on the

western side of the airport, adjacent to the Riverwood. Golf

Course.

It would give air traffic controllers a clear view of

all aircraft movement and circuit areas.

OANBERRA

July 5 1968 - P.M.